2-0!At 20, Manchester United’s new star burst into celebration, two years to wait for the end of a poor premiership campaign

2022-05-09 0 By

Nottingham Forest beat Blackburn rovers 2-0 from the penalty spot as James Garner scored in the first half before lenihan was sent off in the second half.With a game in hand, Nottingham Forest break into the top six and see the prospect of promotion.Nottingham Forest is an established team in the English Premier League, holding two Champions League titles and one trophy in The English top flight.But since their relegation from the Premier League in 1999, Nottingham Forest have struggled in the lower divisions.This season, however, Nottingham Forest have exploded, finishing top of the Championship and Nemesis in the FA Cup.Nottingham Forest beat Arsenal 1-0 in the 1/32 final to knock the gunners out of the tournament.Just three days earlier, Nottingham Forest had beaten champions Leicester City 4-1 to reach the last 16.Back in the league, Nottingham Forest continued their impressive run to toppling third-placed Blackburn rovers.Since beating Arsenal on 10 January this year, Nottingham Forest have been on a double strike, with an impressive 7-1 record in eight games.Nottingham Forest beat a top three team for the first time since 2020 to leapfrog Sheffield United, West Brom, Luton and Middlesbrough into sixth place.Under the rules of the Championship, the top two teams of the season go straight to the Premier League, and the third to sixth places face off in a brutal play-off battle for the last promotion place.In other words, Nottingham Forest now see the prospect of promotion, potentially ending a 23-year wait.James Garner, on loan from Manchester United, helped Nottingham Forest break the deadlock.The 20-year-old has contributed in each of his last three games, recording one goal and two assists and contributing directly to three goals.In the 22nd minute, James Garner collected the ball in the penalty area from Davies’ through ball from the left, calmly wriggled past the defender and blasted into the net with his right foot.After the goal, James Garner sprinted around, screaming at his teammates in celebration, and then put his finger to his mouth as a sign for the home crowd to shut up.